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Explore the UK – Edinburgh Trip

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Explore the UK, a society at SUSU that aims to provide opportunities for international students to gain the most out of their University of Southampton experience through a variety of trips, events and cultural experiences, are celebrating the end of a great year with a trip to Edinburgh.

The trip will last four days from Tuesday 11th until Friday 14th June, and will include coach travel there and back and two nights in a hostel with breakfast all for the incredible price of just £99.

To find out more about the trip and how to secure your ticket for just … Read the rest

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Studying during Easter Vacation

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The Easter Vacation is a really busy time for revision and coursework, so the University have arranged places at Highfield campus where you can study out of hours.

Here’s the list:

Thursday 21st March – 18:00 – 21:00 (Room 25/1009 and Room 25/1101)
Friday 22nd March – 18:00 – 21:00 (Room 25/1009 and Room 25/1101)
Saturday 23rd March – 09:00 – 21:00 (Room 25/1009 and Room 25/1101)
Sunday 24th March – 09:00 – 21:00 (Room 25/1009 and Room 25/1101)
Monday 25th March – 18:00 – 21:00   (Room 25/1009 and Room 25/1101)
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Easter Opening Times

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The Easter holidays have finally arrived!  SUSU will remain open during the break – other than Easter closure days- although some facilities will be running reduced hours.  A full list of opening times is below.  Happy Easter!

SUSU, and the rest of the University, will be closed 29th March – 3rd April for Easter itself.

Main SUSU Buildings
Monday – Friday, 08:00 – 20:00

The Shop
Monday – Friday, 08.30 – 16:30

The Bridge
Monday – Friday, 09:30 – 15:30

Sunday 17th March, 11:30 – 16:30 – Sunday Carvery
Saturday 13th April, 11:30 – 16:30 – Saturday Brunch
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Varsity 2013 – Time to Compete

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Every year our Athletic Union goes head to head with local rivals at the University of Portsmouth in one of the biggest events in the University sporting calendar.

Having hosted and obliterated the competition for the last four years we’ve decided to even out the odds a little, and this year we’re taking the fight to Portsmouth!

On Sunday 17th March we’ll find out if the Varsity Cup will be coming back to Southampton with our teams – who need YOU to come along, give your support and cheer them on to victory.

Tickets for both competitors and spectators are … Read the rest

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Graduation Ball tickets on general sale

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Tickets for Graduation Ball 2013 on Monday 10th June at Oceana in Southampton are now available on general sale to all University of Southampton students.
For the first time ever, we have also provided a split payment option to allow you to spread the cost of the ticket over two terms. In order to take advantage of this great offer, the first payment of £30 must be paid by 5pm on Friday 15th March, with the remaining £19 being due by 17th May to complete the purchase of your ticket.

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Comedy Festival Week!

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Sometimes you just need a laugh, and that’s why we’re bringing you Comedy Festival Week from Monday 11th until Thursday 14th March! Expect jokes a-plenty on our Facebook and Twitter, and three hilarious comedy events to get you grinning.

Monday 11th March – Chortle Student Comedy Award comes to Southampton!
The Southampton heats in this national competition are being held in The Bridge, and we’re hoping that we have the winner of the next Chortle Student Comedy Award! Your MC for the evening is Stephen Grant, and we’ve got lots to fit in so please arrive for 7pm.  Advance … Read the rest

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Athletic Union Awards – Nominations

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Plans are well underway for this year’s AU Ball where we celebrate the achievements of the University of Southampton Athletic Union, it’s clubs and it’s outstanding members!

We’re very excited to announce that nominations are now open for AU Awards and Colours that will be presented during the Ball. If your club, or anyone in it, is AMAZING then make sure you complete the nomination form to give them the recognition they deserve.

You can nominate your team or someone in it for Colours or an Award:

Colours
• Club Colours
• Half Colours
• Full Colours

Awards
• 1st … Read the rest

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International Women’s Day

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International Women’s Day is celebrated globally in recognition of the economic, political and social achievements of women past, present and future.

The first ever International Women’s Day events took place in 1911, when more than 1 million men and women attended rallies campaigning for women’s rights to work, vote, be trained, to hold public office and end discrimination.  This year SUSU has once again teamed up with the University of Southampton to arrange an entire week’s worth of International Women’s Day events.

The week concludes on International Women’s Day 2013 – Friday 8th March, with a final event in The … Read the rest

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Graduation Ball 2013 Teaser!

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We’re very excited to release a teaser trailer for this year’s Graduation Ball to give you an idea of what to expect from the biggest night of the year and the ultimate end to your time at the University of Southampton!

The video features some of the highlights from Graduation Ball 2012 that were filmed by SUSUtv, including a performance from multi-platinum selling pop star Pixie Lott and hundreds of guests enjoying themselves on our free fairground attractions. Other acts at last year’s Ball included Radio1 legend Annie Mac, everyone’s 90s favourite Chesney Hawkes, top selling stand-up … Read the rest

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Survey for nursing & midwifery students

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We’re currently running a survey for students at the University of Southampton who study nursing or midwifery to find out about how you fit your studies around the rest of your university life.

If you’re a nursing or midwifery student please take a few minutes to complete the survey at the link below, or if you know someone who is please share it with them.

www.surveymonkey.com/s/Z2KHXQ3

The responses that we’re able to collect, the more useful the results will be!… Read the rest

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